Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University


Statues of the Simon Dubnow Institute for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University from November 2, 1995, in the version of 23 June 2015

(PDF-File in German)


Representing the Parliament of Saxony
Oliver Fritzsche, MP

Franz Sodann, MP


Representing the Saxon State Ministry
for Higher Education, Research and the Fine Arts
Head of Department Christoph F. Meier (Chairman) 


Representing the University of Leipzig
Professor Beate A. Schücking


Representing the Members of the Registered Association

Dr h.c. Nikolaus Simon (Deputy Chairman)

Academic Advisory Council

Professor Marion Aptroot
(Department of Jewish Studies, Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf)


Professor Moritz Epple
(Department of History, Goethe University Frankfurt)


Professor Norbert Frei
(Department of History, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena)


Professor Emeritus Frank Golczewski
(Department of History, University of Hamburg)


Professor Atina Grossmann
(Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, The Cooper Union, New York City)


Professor Emeritus Paul Mendes-Flohr
(Divinity School, The University of Chicago, Ill.)


Professor Jacques Picard
(Department for Social Sciences/Department for Cultural Studies and European Ethnology, University of Basel)


Professor Manfred Rudersdorf (Chairman)
(Department of History, University of Leipzig) (Chairman)


Professor David Rechter
(Oriental Institute, St Antony's College, University of Oxford)


Professor Stefanie Schüler-Springorum
(Center for Research on Antisemitism, TU Berlin)


Professor Liliane Weissberg
(Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pennsylvania, Pa.)

Members of the Registered Association

Professor Yfaat Weiss (Director)


Professor Dan Diner (Honorary Member)


Friedbert Groß


Professor Thomas Lindenberger

(Director of the Hannah Arendt Institute, Dresden)


Christoph F. Meier
(Head of Department, Saxon State Ministry
for Higher Education, Research and the Fine Arts)


Dietmar Müller-Elmau


Professor Miloš Rezník
(Director the German Historical Institute Warsaw)


Dr Rachel Salamander


Professor Beate A. Schücking
(Rector of the University of Leipzig)


Dr h.c. Nikolaus Simon


Dr Christian D. Uhlhorn


Dr Eva Wiese